University of York: Curatorial Assistant for the UK Historic Houses pilot project

The National Gallery is delighted to announce a new short-term post in partnership with the University of York

The Curatorial Assistant post for the UK Historic Houses pilot project (job ref:940) offers a nine month part-time (or six month full-time) job at the National Gallery, with periods at the University of York, to assist with the development of a major grant application for a collaborative research project on the visual culture of the British country house.

The post-holder will be expected to undertake a focused pilot study of British country house inventories and to help convene roundtable discussions with relevant specialists to identify strategic priorities for the future study of the British country house.


Applications for this post are now closed.

Image above: Detail from Inventory of Pictures Wynn Ellis Bequest, National Gallery archival document, dated 6th January 1876